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W. Atlee Burpee & Company Leaflets
This collection contains numerous leaflets from the W. Atlee Burpee & Company from 1899-1915. The leaflets discuss planting, seed growing, and other agriculture strategies, and other gardening strageties for American garderners, farmers, and planters.
Cocktail Ephemera Collection
The Cocktail Ephemera Collection is a collection that was created in 2013. The collection consists of materials in a variety of formats (i.e., postcards, pamphlets, and adverstising ephemera) relating to the history of the cocktails, spirits, and wine, dating from the about the 1870s to the present.
Culinary Pamphlet Collection
The collection includes small publications and pamphlets created and distributed by culinary, appliance, and food-related companies from about the 1870s to the 1990s. Most pamphlets contain advertisements, recipes, product information, testimonials, or some combination of all four.
Educational Cookery Collection
The Educational Cookery Collection includes flyers, pamphlets, cooking school catalogs, recipes, menus, cookery lessons, and other ephemera relating to cookery and education, dating from the 1880s to the 1960s.
Evaporated Milk Association Pamphlet Collection
The Evaporated Milk Association Pamphlet Collection consists of a binder of pamphlets explaining evaoprated milk and the benefits of its use and consumption. The binder was sent as a group to libraries and includes two introductory letters, 26 pamphlets, and 4 scientific reports, the majority of which date from about the 1920s.
Military & Wartime Cookery Collection
The Military & Wartime Cookery Collection consists of a variety of manuscript and ephemeral materials relating to the history of military and wartime food and cooking. Items in the collection date from 1884 to 1965, though the bulk of the collection covers parts of World War I through World War II (1917-1945).
Lynne Olver Collection
This collection contains pamphlets separated from the Lynne Olver Cookbook Collection, as well as some email correspondence related to scholarship by Olver and a personal objects. The pamphlets make up the majority of the collection, represent several hundred different companies, and date from about the 1890s-the early 2000s.
State/Regional Home and Agricultural Publications,
The collection contains publications on topics including, but not limited to: war-time food use and victory gardens, home planning and organization, food and cooking, home demonstration, and household management. Although the emphasis in on Virginia state and local agencies, materials may also originate from around the United States.
- Pamphlets 6
- Ann Hertzler Children's Cookbooks and Nutrition Literature Collection 4
- Ephemera 4
- Food Technology and Production 3
- Agriculture 2
- Cocktail History Collection 2
- Cocktails -- History 2
- Folk, historical, and patent medicine 2
- Menus 2
- Patent medicines 2
- Advertisements 1
- Agricultural extension work 1
- Beer 1
- Children -- Nutrition 1
- Civil War 1
- Home economics 1
- Nutrition 1
- Postcards 1
- Science and Technology 1
- Traditional medicine 1
- Wine and wine making 1
- World War, 1914-1918 1
- World War, 1939-1945 1 + ∧ less
- Evaporated Milk Association 1
- Olver, Lynne, d.2015 1
- Virginia Cooperative Extension (1995-) 1
- Virginia Cooperative Extension Service 1
- W. Atlee Burpee Company 1